Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

It is of the LORD'S mercies that we are not consumed, because his compassions fail not.

General references

Bible References

Of

Ezra 9:8
And now for a little moment grace has been shown from LORD our God, to leave us a remnant to escape, and to give us a nail in his holy place, that our God may lighten our eyes, and give us a little reviving in our bondage.
Nehemiah 9:31
Nevertheless in thy manifold mercies thou did not make a full end of them, nor forsake them, for thou are a gracious and merciful God.
Psalm 78:38
But he, being merciful, forgave iniquity, and destroyed not. Yea, many a time he turned his anger away, and did not stir up all his wrath.
Psalm 106:45
And he remembered his covenant for them, and relented according to the multitude of his loving kindnesses.
Ezekiel 20:8
But they rebelled against me, and would not hearken to me. They did not every man cast away the abominations of their eyes, nor did they forsake the idols of Egypt. Then I said I would pour out my wrath upon them, to accomplish my
Malachi 3:6
For I, LORD, do not change. Therefore ye, O sons of Jacob, are not consumed.

Because

Psalm 77:8
Has his loving kindness entirely gone forever? Does his promise fail for evermore?
Psalm 86:15
But thou, O LORD, are a God merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and abundant in loving kindness and truth.
Micah 7:18
Who is a God like to thee, who pardons iniquity, and passes over the transgression of the remnant of his heritage? He does not retain his anger forever, because he delights in loving kindness.
Luke 1:50
And his mercy is for generations of generations to those who fear him.

General references

Ecclesiastes 9:4
Because to him who is joined with all the living there is hope, for a living dog is better than a dead lion.
Lamentations 3:32
For though he causes grief, yet he will have compassion according to the multitude of his loving kindnesses.